NorthSec 2019 speaker: Norman Shamas

Norman Shamas is a security and privacy harm reduction specialist. They work with activists globally and have a particular focus on sex workers, queer, trans*, and gender nonconforming communities. Norman works an independent consultant and is a member of Open Privacy's board of directors.


Safer Online Sex: Harm Reduction and Queer Dating Apps

Harm reduction as a security framework can increase user safety. We will look at a case study around user-centric security based on harm reduction for gay dating apps.